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VIDEO: One-minute World News 
  Mon, 14 Jul 2014 00:03:48 GMT 
    Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day.


VIDEO: Opportunity from the ashes of revolution 
  Sun, 13 Jul 2014 23:01:08 GMT 
    How an alarm empire grew out of the ashes of the Czech Velvet Revolution.


VIDEO: Afghan candidates agree vote audit 
  Sun, 13 Jul 2014 14:58:03 GMT 
    Afghanistan's two presidential election candidates have agreed to an audit in an attempt to resolve a dispute over the result of last month's vote.


VIDEO: World's biggest football academy 
  Mon, 14 Jul 2014 02:12:42 GMT 
    The world's biggest football academy has opened in China.


VIDEO: Wheelbarrow monopoly in Sudan 
  Mon, 14 Jul 2014 02:15:17 GMT 
    In Sudan's capital, Khartoum, about 20,000 people use wheelbarrows to transport goods. But they're not allowed to own their own; wheelbarrows are controlled by local government contractors, who charge high rental fees.


Cheryl Cole reveals secret marriage 
  Mon, 14 Jul 2014 01:33:04 GMT 
    Pop star Cheryl Cole reveals she married French boyfriend Jean-Bernard Fernandez-Versini in secret earlier this month.


VIDEO: The Manhattanhenge phenomenon 
  Sun, 13 Jul 2014 23:14:36 GMT 
    New Yorkers have witnessed "Manhattanhenge", a solar phenomenon during which all east-west streets on the city's grid system are spectacularly illuminated by the setting sun.


US and EU trade talks to resume 
  Sun, 13 Jul 2014 23:02:08 GMT 
    European and US trade negotiators are resuming talks for a controversial trade liberalisation agreement.


UK drug firm recommends US takeover 
  Mon, 14 Jul 2014 07:11:11 GMT 
    British drug firm Shire recommends a takeover offer from US rival AbbVie after its most recent £30bn ($51.3bn) offer.


Redesign for Raspberry Pi computer 
  Mon, 14 Jul 2014 06:02:39 GMT 
    A new version of the Raspberry Pi barebones computer, called the B+, is to go on sale.


Nvidia to unveil new games machine 
  Mon, 14 Jul 2014 10:58:15 GMT 
    The BBC has learned that Nvidia will shortly unveil a new gaming device that can run Android and PC titles and is controlled by a separate gamepad.


Doctor Who footage leaked online 
  Mon, 14 Jul 2014 09:11:26 GMT 
    Rough footage from the new series of Doctor Who featuring Peter Capaldi is leaked on the internet, just six weeks before it is due to be broadcast.


Apes thrashes Transformers in US 
  Mon, 14 Jul 2014 09:04:35 GMT 
    Dawn of the Planet of the Apes bursts into the North American box office taking $73m (£42.6m) in its opening weekend.


Scotland could host UK spaceport 
  Sat, 12 Jul 2014 23:04:10 GMT 
    The UK government wants to establish a spaceport by 2018, with six of the eight potential locations sited in Scotland.


China 'admits' trading in tiger skins 
  Sat, 12 Jul 2014 16:20:25 GMT 
    China has publicly admitted permitting the trade in skins from captive tigers, an international convention to protect endangered species hears.
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